poetry

"Adrift in a Sea of M&Ms" Book Release Reading

by (FableTellsTruth)

Submitted 11-04-2016 under

You are invited to:"Inner Beauty and The Beast." at The Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters.A Quadrouple Poetry Feature with some of the cities most incredible poets!Featuring:Zerilli, KFG Poetry, Kyd Kane Poetry, and ...

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Grand Rapids Symphony's Lockington Conducts Dvorák

by (GRSymphony)

Submitted 10-18-2016 under

  Music Director Laureate David Lockington returns to lead the Grand Rapids Symphony in Dvořák’s Symphony No. 6. The Grand Rapids Symphony Chorus joins the orchestra for Vaughan Williams’ Dona Nobis Pacem, and the GRS gives the...

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Book Launch for Fable the Poet: "Adrift in a Sea of M&Ms"

by (Write616)

Submitted 10-14-2016 under

Support fresh voices at a special celebration for Marcel "Fable" Price in honor of his volume, Adrift in a Sea of M&Ms. Fable will be joined at this free reading and performance by Zerelli, KFG, and Kyd Kane.  More details on our...

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Writers Squared with Chris Dombrowski and Jack Driscoll

by (Write616)

Submitted 10-13-2016 under

Writers Squared is an original series here at GLCL wherein two authors (well-known to one another) read from their own work as well as each other’s, engaging with the audience in a dialogue revolving around their craft, the life behind the...

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María de Buenos Aires

by (Opera Grand Rapids)

Submitted 08-05-2016 under

María de Buenos Aires An unconventional hybrid of tango, opera and surrealism Music by Ástor Piazzolla Libretto by Horacio Ferrer Seductive, haunting and intoxicating, genre-bending tango opera María de Buenos Aires is a surreal spiritual journey...

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Writers Squared: Iliana Rocha & W. Todd Kaneko

by (Write616)

Submitted 06-14-2016 under

Writers Squared is an original series at Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters (GLCL) wherein two authors, well-known to one another, read from their own work as well as each other’s. They will engage with the audience in a dialogue revolving...

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Children's poetry travels local bus system

by (Elizabeth Roger...)

Submitted 04-12-2016 under NEWS

Grand Rapids' Poet Laureate, Lew Klatt debuts his new project, "Grand Poems in Rapid Transit," during National Poetry Month on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. Collaborating with The Rapid and several local afterschool programs, Klatt will be...

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POETRY SOCIETY OF MICHIGAN: SPRING MEETING AND PUBLIC READING


by (Write616)

Submitted 03-02-2016 under

The Poetry Society of Michigan will hold their Spring Meeting for PSM Members from 9:00am - 3:00 pm and a Public Reading (open to everyone) from 4:00pm to 5:30pm on Saturday, April 30. Visit PSM's website to learn about membership: https://...

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"WANNA GET PUBLISHED?" POETRY WORKSHOP WITH KATHLEEN MCGOOKEY

by (Write616)

Submitted 03-02-2016 under

How many poems to submit at one time?   Cover letter or no cover letter?  Do I simultaneously submit or not?  Where do I find places to send my poems?  Kathleen McGookey will run the workshop "Wanna Get Published?" on...

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ASK THE POETS LAUREATE: READING AND Q & A

by (Write616)

Submitted 03-02-2016 under

Have you ever had a poetry question but were afraid to ask? Come and hear our city’s Poets Laureate, past and present, read from their work and attempt to answer your queries. The fun starts at 7 pm on Friday, April 22. Join us with Poets...

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